President attends anniversary ceremony of Iran gas company

Tehran, Aug 1, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani took part Monday in a ceremony on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of foundation of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC).

National Iranian Gas Company was established in 1965.

Today’s session is to present capabilities of gas industry in the international and national arenas and the important role it has played in national economy. The role of gas in improving the environment and lifestyle in Iran during the past 50 years is also to be examined.

Speakers will also review the role of gas in saving money in line with implementation of development and investment projects.

A number of country’s senior gas and oil officials are present in today’s meeting.